Trades Assistant (Townsville, QLD, AU, 4813)

  • Broadspectrum
  • May 10, 2018

Job Description

Broadspectrum has a long and successful partnership with the Australian Defence Force (ADF)

Broadspectrum are currently seeking a Trades Assistant to join the new team at Ross Island Barracks, Townsville.
The role of the Trades Assistant is to assist with all tasks associated with the maintenance and repairs to the Army’s local fleet of landing craft (LCM8) and amphibious vehicles (LARC-V).

  • Safely assist qualified tradespersons with various maintenance and repair tasks on these fleets
  • Operate plant and machinery as required
  • Perform manual tasks associated with maintenance operations
  • Assist in managing tools and equipment within the accounts on asset registers
  • Maintain work areas
  • Complete tasks as instructed by Team Leaders

Skills and Experience:

  • Possess a valid Australian drivers licence
  • Possess a current Confined Space ticket or the ability to obtain one
  • Promote a positive HSE culture in the workplace
  • Open and clear communication within a team environment
  • Previous experience within a marine maintenance environment would be highly regarded


Please Click “APPLY” to forward your application CV, along with copies of the above trade qualifications as well as proof of Citizenship. You must be an Australian Citizen and be able to obtain an ADF Clearance. 

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.

Position Reference Number: 97335